Top view of eight business people assembling the word STRATEGY while each holding one card with letter on it. Conceptual of cooperation in finding the best approach to develop business and company.

Made up of professionals with deep experience in the market, AZ Quest is a partnership that values human capital and seeks to attract and retain talent thanks to a culture that incentivizes meritocracy and teamwork. Most of our investment professionals are partners by way of policy alignment on incentives between fund managers, shareholders and investors committed to the highest levels of ethical and governance standards.

Equities and Long Short Fund Management
Macro Managment

Corporate Debt Management


Business Development, IR and Operations


Advisory Board

AZ Quest counts on the support of Azimut Group’s Advisory Board, whose Chairman and founding partner of Quest Investimentos is Luiz Carlos Mendonca de Barros. A production engineer via POLI-USP and Doctor in Economics through Unicamp, Mendonça de Barros is currently a columnist at Valor Economico newspaper.

Mendonca de Barros started his career as a financial analyst at Investbanco in 1967 and it includes high-level roles such as Director and Member of the Board of the Central Bank of Brazil, Minister of Telecommunications and BNDES (Brazil’s national development bank) President.

As well as Quest Investimentos, he also established investment bank and brokerage Planibanc in 1983 that was associated with Bankers Trust and 10 years later Banco Matrix.

Return to home page